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Pheniramine Maleate

Pheniramine maleate


Visine-A is an antihistamine/redness reliever eye drop, formerly available by prescription only, that provides temporary relief of itchy, red eyes due to pollen, ragweed, grass, animal hair and dander.

Active ingredients                                                                 Purpose

  hydrochloride 0.025%...............................................Redness reliever

Pheniramine maleate 0.3%................................................Antihistamine

Uses   temporarily relieves itchy, red eyes due to:

· pollen · ragweed · grass · animal hair and dander


Do not use

  • if you are sensitive to any ingredient in this product

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • narrow angle glaucoma
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

When using this product

  • pupils may become enlarged temporarily
  • do not touch tip of container to any surface to avoid contamination
  • replace cap after each use
  • remove contact lenses before using
  • do not use if this solution changes color or becomes cloudy
  • overuse may cause more eye redness

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you feel eye pain
  • changes in vision occur
  • redness or irritation of the eye lasts
  • condition worsens or lasts more than 72 hours

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Accidental swallowing by infants and children may lead to coma and marked reduction in body temperature.


  • adults and children 6 years of age and over: put 1 or 2 drops in the affected eye(s) up to 4 times a day
  • children under 6 years of age: consult a doctor

Other information

  • some users may experience a brief tingling sensation
  • store between 15° and 25°C (59° and 77°F)

Inactive ingredients   boric acid and sodium borate buffer system preserved with benzalkonium chloride (0.01%) and edetate disodium (0.1%), sodium hydroxide and/or hydrochloric acid (to adjust pH), and purified water.


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Further information

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